John Bellany The Kiss II 1972

Artwork details

Artist
John Bellany 1942–2013
Title
The Kiss II
Date 1972
Medium Etching on paper
Dimensions Image: 296 x 289 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1997
Reference
P78017
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Technique and condition

An etching printed in black ink on white wove Arches paper. The plate has been left unwiped for printing, creating a pitted and marked background tone on the paper.
The artist has signed and inscribed the print 'AP' in the bottom margin. The publisher's embossed blind stamp is visible in the bottom left corner. The print is in mint condition.

Calvin Winner
February 1998

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